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4:32 pm
Wed April 2, 2014

Koch Brothers’ Group Has Mixed Success in Iron County Board Races

The Florida-based company Gogebic Taconite will develop an iron mine in northern Wisconsin, if it can obtain all the necessary approvals
Credit Pete Rasmussen

Americans for Prosperity got involved in county board elections in northern Wisconsin this spring, hoping to help pro-mining candidates win.

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Politics & Government
1:10 pm
Wed April 2, 2014

American Majority Touts Conservative Election Victories in Kenosha and Menomonee Falls

A conservative group training candidates in Wisconsin is celebrating victories  in Tuesday's elections. 

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Environment
6:00 am
Wed April 2, 2014

Could Milwaukee Become Energy Independent?

Credit S Bence

Last year the City spent more than $16 million for heating and cooling. Milwaukee Alderman Robert Bauman wants to find out if cheaper options exist.

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Education
1:39 am
Wed April 2, 2014

Wisconsin Worst in Nation for Well-Being of Black Children

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Wisconsin ranks dead last when it comes to certain disparities between white and minority children, according to a report released by the Annie E. Casey Foundation.

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Politics & Government
12:02 am
Wed April 2, 2014

Waukesha Voters Oust Scrima

Shawn Reilly will become the new mayor of Waukesha

Attorney and political newcomer Shawn Reilly will become the new mayor of Waukesha.

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